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Sunday breakfast will benefit scholarships

The Canby Sons of the American Legion will hold a breakfast from 8:30-11:30 a.m. to benefit the scholarship program Sunday, Feb. 9, at the Legion hall, 424 NW First Ave.

Menu consists of choice of bacon, chicken fried steak, sausage or ham, hot cakes, hash browns, eggs to order and English muffin. Beverages are included.

Cost is $6 for adults with children ages 10 and under $3.

Use the Fir Street entrance.

Canby preschool will offer pair of open houses

Canby Community Preschool will offer a pair of open houses – the first from 5-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, and the second from 5-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 5 at the school, 1520 N. Holly St.

For more information, contact registrar Andrea Marshall at 503-709-3857 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. More information is available on the website at www.canbycommunitypreschool.com

Friends of the Library target membership

Friends of the Library will hold its annual membership meeting and election of board members on Thursday, Feb. 6, at 6:30 p.m. The meeting is open to the public. Susan Bitter and Joyce Ares are on the ballot for three-year terms.

The 2014 membership campaign is now underway, with annual membership dues at $10. Details are at the library or on the Facebook page: Friends of the Canby Public Library.

Commission candidate holding meet and greet

Clackamas County Commission candidate Karen Bowerman will hold a meet and greet event Wednesday, Feb. 12, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Puddin’ River Chocolates and Wine Bar.

Bowerman is running for Position 2 on the commission.

For more information, call 503-810-0101 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Computer classes set to get started again

The Canby Public Library will offer a free computer skills improvement series.

The classes will begin at 6 p.m. and offer a wide range of topics, including:

Feb. 20 -- Introduction to computers & Word

Feb. 27 -- Navigating the Internet

March 6 -- Create a free email account

March 13 -- Getting to know Social Media

For more information, visit http://canbylibrary.org/

Thelma’s Place eyes fundraising night in February

Thelma’s Place will present “The Sound of Music” silent auction-dinner on Saturday, Feb. 22, from 6-10 p.m. at the Willamette Valley Country Club.

Tickets to the event are $50 each and can be purchased online at www.thelmasplace.org or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or by calling Kristen Berkey at 503-266-5100 or Tracie Flores at 503-266-3031.

Bingo helps garden project

The St. Patrick community garden project will continue to hold bingo every Friday from 1-4 and 6:30-9 p.m. at the St. Patrick Parish Center at 422 NW 9th Ave. until fundraising goals are achieved. Doors open 30 minutes before the games start. Proceeds benefit completion of St Patrick community garden, which provides fresh organic produce for food bank clients and gardeners.

For more information, call 503-260-5095.

Healthy talk series continues

The Canby Clinic has partnered with Cutsforth's Thriftway for a free health talk workshop the fourth Thursday of every month from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Cutsforth’s Town Hall.

Bingo continues at adult center

The Canby Adult Center’s bingo game runs from 1-4 p.m. Tuesdays. Doors open at noon.

The first regular packet is $5 and the second is $3. There’s also a blackout pot of $200 and weekly raffles.

Canby Adult Center is at 1250 S, Ivy St.

Aurora Unit 110 offers monthly flea market

The Aurora Unit 110, American Legion Auxiliary holds its First Saturday of the Month flea market Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The hall is at 21510 Main St. in Aurora.

Vendors' tables are upstairs and down; admission is free but visitors are encouraged to take an item for the food barrel. Lunch will be available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For more information, call Frances at 503-678-6251.




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